NetBSD-Bugs archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: install/54582: sysinst cannot find disklabel on 9.0_BETA/x68k

The following reply was made to PR install/54582; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Martin Husemann <>
To: Izumi Tsutsui <>
Subject: Re: install/54582: sysinst cannot find disklabel on 9.0_BETA/x68k
Date: Sat, 28 Sep 2019 14:18:00 +0200

 On Sat, Sep 28, 2019 at 09:04:24PM +0900, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
 > I'm afraid several other ports also have the similar issue
 > (i.e. no on-disk bsddisklabel data, but the kernel converts
 >  their native OS labels to bsddisklabel in readdisklabel(9)).
 > - sys/dev/sun/disksubr.c:
 >   disklabel_sun_to_bsd() converts SunOS label
 > - sys/arch/amiga/amiga/disksubr.c:
 >   readdisklabel(9) handles RDB
 > - sys/arch/atai/atari/disksubr.c:
 >   ahdi_label() converts AHDI label (optional)
 > - sys/arch/luna68k/luna68k/disksubr.c
 >   disklabel_om_to_bsd() converts UniOS lavel (similar to SunOS one)
 > - sys/arch/mac68k/mac68k/disksubr.c:
 >   read_mac_label() converts Apple Partition Map
 Yes, I am aware of most of them and will address them soon. Sun works (as
 the sunlabel qualifies as a disklabel), amiga and mac* need special handling
 that I am working on. Will put the others on the TODO list and get at them

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index